Fried turkeys are moist, but they can cause a fire emergency
Frying a holiday turkey may sound like fun, but it can be tricky. Here are a few tips from University of Georgia experts to help make sure your bird is thoroughly cooked and your holiday doesn't include a trip to the emergency room or a call to the fire department.
UGA Extension pecan specialist Lenny Wells optimistic about crop yields
Tropical Storm Irma broke pecan tree limbs, knocked trees down and blew nuts off the trees and out of their shucks when it moved through Georgia in early September, yet University of Georgia Cooperative Extension pecan specialist Lenny Wells is still optimistic about this year’s crop. He estimates yields ranging from 85 to 100 million pounds.
UGA training helps keep landscape, tree care workers safe
Using grant funds from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the University of Georgia Center for Urban Agriculture has developed safety training for green industry employees. To date, these programs have reached more than 4,000 workers.
Sustainable Food Systems Initiative building a model for collaborative research at UGA.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/16/2016
Former journalist and anti-hunger advocate Roger Thurow to give Nov. 7 lecture.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/10/2016
Prepare for possible emergencies by gathering essential supplies now.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/05/2016
University names new director to replace UGA Regents Professor Mike Doyle.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 08/01/2016
UGA Extension partners with metro Atlanta counties to increase access to fresh foods.Author: Merritt Melancon 334E Published 06/16/2016
Researchers help launch new food products and food businesses at Griffin-based center.Author: Christopher James Published 05/26/2016
CAES' Abigail Borron uses the story of agriculture as starting point for conversations on hunger and food policy.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/28/2016
Sixth annual International Agriculture Day event on April 19 celebrates solutions to global food challengesAuthor: Denise Horton Published 03/29/2016
UGA and other Georgia agricultural experts develop statewide pollinator protection plan.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 03/23/2016
University expert: No controversy in federal dietary guidelinesAuthor: Cal Powell Published 01/14/2016